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From The Score Best laments officiating after Ulster fall just short Crying Foul

Best laments officiating after Ulster fall just short

The Ireland international also defended Ian Humphreys, after he missed a kick late on.

From The Score Dramatic finish sees Munster secure nervy one-point victory over Ulster Comeback

Dramatic finish sees Munster secure nervy one-point victory over Ulster

The hosts endured a bad start, going 12-0 down, before 21 unanswered points put them in the driving seat.

From The Score Is Roy Keane too honest for modern-day football? Opinion

Is Roy Keane too honest for modern-day football?

The Ireland assistant boss hit the headlines again today after stepping down from his role at Villa.

From The Score Martin O’Neill speaks on Roy Keane’s departure from the Villa assistant job Interview

Martin O’Neill speaks on Roy Keane’s departure from the Villa assistant job

The Ireland boss suggested the Corkonian’s need for more “family time” was a factor behind the decision.

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Thursday 27 November, 2014

From The Score Do you agree with our Champions League team of the week? Have Your Say

Do you agree with our Champions League team of the week?

Santi Cazorla, Lionel Messi and John Terry all feature in this week’s lineup.

From The Score McCarthy suffers another hamstring blow as Everton earn Europa League qualification Setback

McCarthy suffers another hamstring blow as Everton earn Europa League qualification

The midfielder had to withdraw from the action on 31 minutes and was replaced by Leon Osman after the problem arose.

From The Score We’ll Leave It There So: Sport stunned by Hughes’ death, Pele in special care and all today’s sport Thursday

We’ll Leave It There So: Sport stunned by Hughes’ death, Pele in special care and all today’s sport

Also, Anna Krien wins Sports Book of the Year and Ireland international Sean St Ledger finally finds a club.

From The Score Unfortunate Aiden McGeady miss is unfortunate Shocker

Unfortunate Aiden McGeady miss is unfortunate

It has not been the best of nights for Irish internationals in general.

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From The Score ‘Night Games’ is the William Hill Sports Book of the Year Success

‘Night Games’ is the William Hill Sports Book of the Year

Anna Krien’s book documents the rape trial of a young Australian Rules footballer.

From The Score Power ranking the 8 teams most likely to win the Champions League Contenders

Power ranking the 8 teams most likely to win the Champions League

Bayern Munich, Atlético Madrid and other contenders in this year’s competition.

From The Score 5 talking points from this week’s Champions League action Analysis

5 talking points from this week’s Champions League action

Liverpool stumble once again, Messi and Ronaldo continue to thrill and other important issues.

From The Score FAI Board back John Delaney following republican song controversy Stand By Your Man

FAI Board back John Delaney following republican song controversy

The chief executive had previously apologised for any offence caused.

Wednesday 26 November, 2014

From The Score Brian O’Driscoll’s ‘The Test’ is the Irish Sports Book of the Year Winning

Brian O’Driscoll’s ‘The Test’ is the Irish Sports Book of the Year

The autobiography overcame strong competition from other nominees, including Roy Keane’s memoir

From The Score Alexis Sanchez doubles Arsenal’s lead with a Thierry Henry-esque strike Too Good

Alexis Sanchez doubles Arsenal’s lead with a Thierry Henry-esque strike

The Chilean has been regularly tormenting the Dortmund defence this evening.

From The Score Some schoolboy defending and a brilliant Sterling pass put Liverpool in front tonight Poor

Some schoolboy defending and a brilliant Sterling pass put Liverpool in front tonight

Rickie Lambert equalised on seven minutes Dani Abalo had given the hosts the lead.

From The Score Yaya Sanogo can finally change his Twitter handle after scoring tonight Relief

Yaya Sanogo can finally change his Twitter handle after scoring tonight

It is the player’s first goal in 19 competitive appearances for the club.

Tuesday 25 November, 2014

From The Score We’ll Leave It There So: John Delaney apologises, Katie Taylor’s homecoming and all today’s sport Tuesday
From The Score 24 stats to back up Lionel Messi being called the ‘greatest player in football history’ Legend

24 stats to back up Lionel Messi being called the ‘greatest player in football history’

The Barcelona superstar could break the Champions League record by scoring against APOEL Nicosia tonight.

From The Score Power ranking Katie Taylor’s 8 most memorable victories Golden Girl

Power ranking Katie Taylor’s 8 most memorable victories

On the back of the Bray native’s World Championships win yesterday, we recall her greatest triumphs.

Sunday 23 November, 2014

From The Score Which legendary wrestler are you? Quiz

Which legendary wrestler are you?

With Survivor Series taking place later tonight, take our test to see which star you most resemble.

From The Score Getting ‘sh*t-faced’ and watching over-18s wrestling is the new thing to do on a Saturday night Feature

Getting ‘sh*t-faced’ and watching over-18s wrestling is the new thing to do on a Saturday night

Over the Top Wrestling’s second event took place in the Tivoli Theatre in Dublin last weekend.

From The Score Shane Long and Alan Quinlan are besties! It’s the sporting tweets of the week Twittersphere

Shane Long and Alan Quinlan are besties! It’s the sporting tweets of the week

Also, Brian O’Driscoll owns Rory McIlroy and Graham Norton befriends Paul Galvin.

Saturday 22 November, 2014

From The Score 5 talking points ahead of Arsenal against Man United this evening Crunch Time

5 talking points ahead of Arsenal against Man United this evening

We look ahead to Saturday’s evening kick-off as both sides attempt to kick-start their season.

Friday 21 November, 2014

From The Score Katie Taylor reaches semi-finals of World Championships without throwing a punch Success

Katie Taylor reaches semi-finals of World Championships without throwing a punch

The Bray native will now face Jinhua Yin of China on Sunday for a spot in the final.

From The Score Irish football receives €1.2million boost in funding Happy Days

Irish football receives €1.2million boost in funding

The money will go towards six projects selected by the Football Association of Ireland.

Thursday 20 November, 2014

From The Score Wigan chairman: ‘Jewish people do chase money more than everybody else’ Controversy

Wigan chairman: ‘Jewish people do chase money more than everybody else’

Dave Whelan also claimed the word “chink” was not offensive in an interview with The Guardian.

From The Score Here’s why Ivory Coast spent 2 minutes passing the ball unchallenged in their AFCON qualifier Sham

Here’s why Ivory Coast spent 2 minutes passing the ball unchallenged in their AFCON qualifier

Their game had echoes of the infamous 1982 World Cup clash between West Germany and Austria.

From The Score Everton concerned about long-term effects of James McCarthy’s muscle issues Problems

Everton concerned about long-term effects of James McCarthy’s muscle issues

The midfielder missed both Ireland’s recent matches as a result of the injury.

Wednesday 19 November, 2014

From The Score Here’s how the US media reacted to their team’s comprehensive defeat by Ireland Looking Back

Here’s how the US media reacted to their team’s comprehensive defeat by Ireland

Robbie Brady and David McGoldrick were among the Irish players singled out for praise.

From The Score We’ll Leave It There So: Irish supporters’ group angry, Declan O’Sullivan retires and all today’s sport Wednesday

We’ll Leave It There So: Irish supporters’ group angry, Declan O’Sullivan retires and all today’s sport

Meanwhile, England boss Roy Hodgson has expressed his disapproval of the England fans’ IRA chants last night.

From The Score Power ranking the 8 most memorable Irish international footballing debuts Immediate Impact

Power ranking the 8 most memorable Irish international footballing debuts

Shay Given and others who took little time to make their mark on the Ireland set-up.

From The Score 5 Ireland players who enhanced their first-team prospects in last night’s game Analysis

5 Ireland players who enhanced their first-team prospects in last night’s game

Robbie Brady and others gave the Irish management team plenty to contemplate ahead of next year’s vital qualifiers.

From The Score ‘We’re not running a comedy show’ – Dunphy says Roy Keane ‘bad’ for Irish soccer Criticism

‘We’re not running a comedy show’ – Dunphy says Roy Keane ‘bad’ for Irish soccer

Fellow RTÉ pundit Richie Sadlier also criticised the Ireland assistant boss.

Tuesday 18 November, 2014

From The Score Martin O’Neill praises ‘brilliant’ debutant Cyrus Christie Reaction

Martin O’Neill praises ‘brilliant’ debutant Cyrus Christie

The Derby County right-back had a solid outing on his first appearance at right-back.

From The Score Ireland’s Robbie Brady did his best Beckham impression to score a brilliant goal tonight Exquisite
From The Score Another beautiful assist from new man David McGoldrick restores Ireland’s lead Silky Skills

Another beautiful assist from new man David McGoldrick restores Ireland’s lead

The Ipswich man is having a memorable debut in the Avivam Stadium this evening.

From The Score McGoldrick and Pilkington combine brilliantly for Ireland’s first goal of the evening Link-up Play

McGoldrick and Pilkington combine brilliantly for Ireland’s first goal of the evening

The debutant had an immediate influence as the Irish side went ahead.

From The Score VIDEO: Check out these Limerick lads’ trek across the Ballyhoura Mountain Bike Trail Journey

VIDEO: Check out these Limerick lads’ trek across the Ballyhoura Mountain Bike Trail

The location, which is on the Cork-Limerick border, has become popular among mountain bikers of late.

From The Score Christie and McGoldrick named in experimental Ireland team to face USA Changes

Christie and McGoldrick named in experimental Ireland team to face USA

Several changes have been made to the team that were beaten by Scotland on Friday.

From The Score 5 Ireland players we’re hoping to see feature against the US tonight New Faces

5 Ireland players we’re hoping to see feature against the US tonight

Cyrus Christie and David McGoldrick are set to start, while further changes from the Scotland game are expected.

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